Nightly rental deadline approaches

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The initial round of three properties applying to be rezoned for nightly rentals did not meet with any resistance at the Sun Peaks Mountain Resort Municipality (SPMRM) meeting on April 20, where they were passed through a second reading. Rob Bremner, chief administrative officer for SPMRM, said the next step in the process would be a public meeting on May 25, where council would have the opportunity to hear feedback … [Read more...]

Quiet April for police

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Tk’emlups Rural RCMP reported a quiet April for police activity in Sun Peaks, responding to just 12 calls in Sun Peaks over the month. The main trend in April was false or abandoned 911 calls, which police said were mostly the result of pocket dials. Police responded to four abandoned 911 calls in April. On April 5, RCMP responded to an alleged assault, and on April 10 they responded to a minor vehicle … [Read more...]

Help tidy up with the Trash Bash

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The Sun Peaks community will come together to clean the village and surrounds as part of the 18th annual Trash Bash, set to take place on the afternoon of Thursday, May 21. Event coordinator Meghan Kolodka said community members were encouraged to volunteer their support for the initiative. “The Trash Bash is a community-driven event organized for the purpose of having one more mass resort cleanup now the snow has … [Read more...]